Friends of Island Academy

kids hugging
Supporting formerly incarcerated youth
Friends of Island AcademySpeaker

2002

$10,000

Manhattan

Established in 1990, Friends works with kids, ages 16-21, who are returning from Rikers Island. Our grant went to support a women’s initiative program for recent inmates. Friends receives referrals from Probation Courts and The NYC Housing Authority.

Learn more about this organization:

http://www.friendsny.org/